To commemorate the publication of design annual “Graphic Design in Japan 2018”, JAGDA showcases the latest graphic designs from general merchandises, advertising campaigns, to spatial design and more.
Exhibition visual: Mina Tabei
Dates: Wednesday 20 June – Tuesday 31 July 2018
Open daily 11:00–19:00 / Admission free
Venue: Tokyo Midtown Design Hub (Midtown Tower 5F)
Organizer: Tokyo Midtown Design Hub
Produced by: Japan Graphic Designers Association Inc.
Talk events by graphic designers and art directors will be held at the venue.
- Talk Event-1
"The 40th Anniversary of JAGDA and a ray of light"
Tue 17 Julyl, 7pm-8.30pm
Shoji Usuda (design journalist), Kaoru Kasai (JAGDA member),Yui Takadai (JAGDA Yearbook Committee)
- Talk Event-2
"Movie and Imagey"
Thur 26 July, 7pm-8.30pm
Yugo Nakamura (tha ltd.), Tomohiro Okazaki (JAGDA member) , Ryoji Tanaka (JAGDA Yearbook Committee)
- Gallery Tour
Tue 24 July, 8:00am-9:30am
Masaaki Hiromura (JAGDA Design Hub Committee), Noriaki Hayashi (JAGDA Yearbook Committee)
Graphic Design in Japan 2018
The book contains selected 600 works with 1,500 plates, presenting the latest world-class graphic designs created by Japanese designers, which also serves as a database.
Posters, General Graphics/CI, VI, Symbols, Logotypes & Typefaces/Book & Editorial Design/Package Design/Newspaper & Magazine Advertising/Ambient Design & Spatial Graphics/Interactive Design/Videos/Integrated Design
– Editor-in-Chief: Noriaki Hayashi
– Book Design: Mina Tabei
– Edit/Publication: Japan Graphic Designers Association Inc.
– Price: 16,200 Yen (tax included)